2021 marks the beginning of an annual outdoor sculpture switch out on The Bascom Campus. Every year, we will select a handful of sculptors to install their work throughout our 6 acre campus.
Prepping Your Pollinator Garden for the Winter
with Sonya Carpenter, co-owner of Canty Worley & Comp. and HBF's Project Coordinator. The work of your pollinator garden does not stop at summer's end. Pollinators utilize the landscape throughout the year.
A scavenger hunt through the Botanical Garden will lead you trick-or-treating along the forest trails. A bonfire, hot drinks, and candy will be waiting at the end. Those wishing to participate in this free event should meet in the amphitheater behind the Highlands Nature Center.
Just in time for Halloween, learn a bit of paranormal terminology and about the ghosts of Asheville and our region. What is an orb? How is that different from an apparition? What is ectoplasmic mist? What is the difference between a ghost and a demon? What is the difference between a Vortex and a Portal? How do you know if your photographs contain images of real ghosts, or is it just lint, moisture or bad lighting? Why is it dangerous to use a Ouija board in Asheville and Black Mountain?
“Langhorne Slim mixes folk, blues, and rock in a way that only lunatic rocker Hasil Adkins could understand. The Brooklyn-via-Pennsylvania-via Nashville songwriter conjures images of many other neo-folk singers, but there’s soul, fire, and warmth in his records.”